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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Annual grasses, other
Apple
Apricot
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Canola
Carrot
Castor
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Date
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Eggs
Filbert
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Guayule
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Hops
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kiwi
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Mint
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Nectarine
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other products of the forest
Oysters
Papaya
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Perennial grasses, other
Pineapple
Pinyon-juniper
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Rape
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Rye
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solar radiation
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
The farm as an enterprise
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Walnut
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wine grapes
Research Projects within Grapes, other
item A phage/prophage-based PCR system for sensitive and specific detection of “Candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus and Spiroplasma
item Accelerating Grape Cultivar Improvement via Phenotyping Centers and Next Generation Markers
item Alternatives to Fumigating Greenhouses for Control of Soilborne Plant Pathogens
item Antibiotics and Their Biosynthetic Intermediates: Inter-cellular Chemical Messengers Mediating Genome-wide Transcriptional Effects in Soil
item Automation of dormant pruning of specialty crops
item Breeding and Marker-assisted Selection for Pierce’s Disease Resistant Table and Raisin Grapes in California
item Canopy and Crop Load Management for Vine Balance and Fruit Quality in Wine Grapes
item Cultivation and Characterization of "Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum"
item Definitively Identifying Ingestion Behaviors of Lygus Bugs on Susceptible Cotton Plants
item Develop Seedless Grapes for the Fresh Market Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
item Developing a Site Selection Tool Using GIS and Grapes as a Model System
item Development of a Freeze-Dried Cherry Placebo
item Development of Improved Grape Production and Utilization Practices in the Pacific Northwest
item Document and Construction of a Production AC-DC EPG Monitor for Commercialization
item EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT OF PIERCE’S DISEASE AND OTHER MALADIES OF GRAPE
item ESSENTIAL NEMATODE DATA TO ENABLE DECISION-MAKING BY PACIFIC NORTHWEST GRAPE GROWERS
item Exotic and Emerging Plant Diseases of Horticultural Crops
item FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS AND CONTROL OF VIRULENCE GENES OF CANDIDATUS LIBERIBACTER SOLANACEARUM ASSOCIATED WITH POTATO ZEBRA CHIP DISEASE
item Genetic Improvement of Prunus and Vitis Scions and Rootstocks for Fruit Quality and Pest Resistance
item Impact of Grapevine Viruses on Idaho Grape Quality
item Improved Utilization of Ag. Products through Identification of Nitrogen-containing Bioactive Components Important to Quality & Human Health
item Improving the Quality of Grapes, Other Fruits, and their Products through Agricultural Management
item Increase Fumigation Efficacy with Alternatives to Methyl Bromide using Low Permeability Tarps (UC Davis)
item Metabolomic characterization of “Candiatus Liberibacter" associated Citrus Huanglongbing and potato Zebra Chip diseases
item Multi-State Evaluation of Carbonated Fumigants and Low Permeable Tarps to Reduce Application Rate, Increase Efficacy, and Minimize Emissions
item Non-proprietary Agreement between Fondazione Edmund Mach di San Michele all'Adige and USDA Agricultural Research Service
item NON-PROPRIETARY USER AGREEMENT BETWEEN UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, ARGONNE, LLC., AND USDA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE
item Optimization of Yeast Nutrient Additions Based on Must °Brix Concentrations and Lowering the Risk of Microbial Spoilage
item Time-Course of Effects on Cotton Squares from Nymphal Lygus Feeding
Last Modified: 4/23/2014
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